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Proverbs 27 :: Webster's Bible (WEB)

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Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:1 - Boast not thyself of to-morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:2 - Let another man praise thee, and not thy own mouth; a stranger, and not thy own lips.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:3 - A stone is heavy, and the sand weighty; but a fool's wrath is heavier than both.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:4 - Wrath is cruel, and anger is outrageous; but who is able to stand before envy?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:5 - Open rebuke is better than secret love.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:6 - Faithful are the wounds of a friend; but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:7 - The full soul lotheth a honey-comb; but to the hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:8 - As a bird that wandereth from her nest, so is a man that wandereth from his place.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:9 - Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:10 - Thy own friend, and thy father's friend, forsake not; neither go into thy brother's house in the day of thy calamity: for better is a neighbor that is near, than a brother far off.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:11 - My son, be wise, and make my heart glad, that I may answer him that reproacheth me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:12 - A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth himself; but the simple pass on, and are punished.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:13 - Take his garment that is surety for a stranger, and take a pledge of him for a strange woman.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:14 - He that blesseth his friend with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, it shall be counted a curse to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:15 - A continual dropping in a very rainy day and a contentious woman are alike.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:16 - Whoever hideth her hideth the wind, and the ointment of his right hand which bewrayeth itself.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:17 - Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:18 - He that keepeth the fig-tree shall eat the fruit of it: so he that waiteth on his master shall be honored.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:19 - As in water face answereth to face, so the heart of man to man.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:20 - Hell and destruction are never full; so the eyes of man are never satisfied.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:21 - As the fining-pot for silver, and the furnace for gold; so is a man to his praise.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:22 - Though thou shouldst bray a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, yet his foolishness will not depart from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:23 - Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:24 - For riches are not for ever: and doth the crown endure to every generation?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:25 - The plant appeareth, and the tender grass showeth itself, and herbs of the mountains are gathered.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:26 - The lambs are for thy clothing, and the goats are the price of the field.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 27:27 - And thou shalt have goats milk enough for thy food, for the food of thy household, and for maintenance for thy maidens.
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The Webster Bible was translated by Noah Webster in 1833 in order to bring the language of the bible up to date. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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